METAIRIE, La. (WGNO) — A day after the NOPD warned motorists to ‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ during the Independence Day holiday period, the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office has issued a similar edict.
As part of the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission campaign, the JPSO is enhancing its effort to prevent alcohol-related injuries and fatalities.
The JPSO will be conducting increased patrols and enhanced DWI enforcement July 1-5.
JPSO encourages everyone to enjoy themselves safely and to always have a designated driver.
Motorists who are stopped and found to be under the influence will be arrested.